Festival 2004

Insight Into Brecht: The Simpson Lehrstuck Experiment

Three Plays by Bertolt Brecht

Barnum Studio Theatre

April 2-4, 2004

  • Directors – Kate Farence, Nichole Goble, Traci Nicolino
  • Scenic/Properties Designer – Jinya Elsner
  • Lighting Designer – Brandi-Collins Hudson
  • Costume/Hair and Makeup Design – Eric Moorman
  • Production Stage Manager – James Palmer

The Informer

translated by Eric Bentley

Director: Nichole Goble

Stage Manager: Amber Miller

The Cast

  • Wife – Krista Guillaume
  • Husband -
  • Boy – Clint Wallace
  • Maid – Sarah Harriman

The Beggar of The Dead Dog

translated by Michael Hambuger

Directed by: Traci Nicolino Koesis

Stage Manager: Lindsay Ingles

The Cast

  • The Emperor – Rob Stewart
  • The Beggar – Mandy Peters
  • Soldiers – Jenny Ladner, Kelsey Volkens
  • Man – Lindsey Ingles

Baden Lehrstuck

translated by Lee Baxandall

Directed by: Kate Farence

Stage Manager: Kayla Schmidt

The Cast

  • Flyer – Victor May
  • Mechanic #1 – Rebecca Jackson
  • Mechanic #2 – Adam Rademacher
  • Mechanic #3 – Jenna Brunning
  • Leader o the Learned Chorus – Brian Johnson
  • Chorus #1/First Clown – Julie Soukup
  • Chorus #2/Second Clown – Lindsey Johnson
  • Chorus #3 – Jeff Duis
  • Speaker/Smith – Zach Leiser

Production Staff

  • Sound Engineer – Traci Nicolino (UGA)
  • Sound Board Operator – Emily Finn
  • Light Board Operator – Chelsea Long
  • Set Shift Crew Head – Lindsey Ingles, Amer Miller, Kayla Schmidt
  • Wardrobe Master – Carrie Christensen
  • Wardrob/Makeup Crew – Melanie Olson, Zach Rapp, April Hurt
  • Box Office Manager – Rachel Burrow
  • Box Office Crew – Cameron Scholtes
  • House Manager – Melissa Stone
  • Poster and Program Design – Carol Carder, Crystal VanDeCasteele
  • Publicity Photo – Jennifer Whitham Johnson

Production Crew

  • Costume Construction – Kate Farence, Rebecca Jackson, Sarah Harriman, Carrie Christensen, Discovering Theatre Students
  • Lighting Crew – James Palmer (Team Leader), Victor May, Justin Davis, AmberMiller
  • Sound Crew – Traci Nicolino (UGA)
  • Theatre Department Office Staff- Crystal VanDeCasteele, Julie Soukup
  • Theatre Simpson Box Office Staff – Mandy Peters (UGA), Discovering Theatre Students
  • Prop/Set Construction – Zach Leiser, Niki Goble, Matthew White, Melissa Stone, Travis Cherniss, Melanie Olson, Clint Wallace, Ben Bonanno, Jenny Ladner, Discovering Theatre Students

Department Faculty/Staff 2003-04

  • Emily Brainerd – Assistant Technical Director; Shop Supervisor; Designer
  • Cheryl Eaton – Faculty Services
  • Kara Johnson – Costume Design/Construction; Shop Supervisor, Designer
  • Steven J. McLean – Design Supervisor/Technical Director; Courses in Design/Tech, Makeup, and Management; Designer
  • Jennifer Ross Nostrala – Chair, Division of Visual and Performing Arts; Courses in Directing, Acting, Literature, Discovering Theatre; Director
  • Ann Woldt – Lecturer; Courses in Acting, Voice, Interpretation, Discovering Theatre
  • Thomas Woldt – Chair, Department of Theatre Arts; Courses in History/Literature, Performance, Discovering Theatre; Director